Holiday Cookies on a Stick

Holiday Cookies on a Stick

Chocolate cocoa cookies get into the holiday spirit when decorated with icing, colored sugar and HERSHEY'S MINI KISSES Milk Chocolates. Decorate festive motifs, such as a tree, candy cane, holly, Santa and star shapes, then put the cookies on a stick.

SKILL LEVEL
beginner
PREP
20 min
BAKE
9 min

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories210
Calories from Fat100
Total Fat11 g17% DV
Saturated Fat7 g35% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol50 mg17% DV
Sodium230 mg10% DV
Total Carbohydrates28 g9% DV
Dietary Fiber1.0 g4% DV
Sugars15 g
Protein3 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron8% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories210
Calories from Fat100
Total Fat11 g17% DV
Saturated Fat7 g35% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol50 mg17% DV
Sodium230 mg10% DV
Total Carbohydrates28 g9% DV
Dietary Fiber1.0 g4% DV
Sugars15 g
Protein3 g
Vitamin A6% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg2% DV
Iron8% DV
1 cupbutter or margarine (2 sticks) , softened
3/4 cupgranulated sugar
3/4 cuppacked light brown sugar
1 teaspoonvanilla extract
2 eggs
2-1/3 cupsall-purpose flour
1/2 cupHERSHEY'S Cocoa
1 teaspoonbaking soda
1/2 teaspoonsalt
About 18 wooden ice cream sticks
1 tubvanilla ready-to-spread frosting (optional)
Decorating icing in tube, colored sugar, candy sprinkles, HERSHEY'S MINI KISSES Brand Milk Chocolates

Directions

  • 1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  • 2. Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla in large bowl on medium speed of mixer until creamy. Add eggs; beat well. Stir together flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt; gradually add to butter mixture, beating until well blended.
  • 3. Drop dough by scant 1/4 cupfuls onto ungreased cookie sheet, about 3 inches apart. Shape into balls. Insert wooden stick about three-fourths of the way into side of each ball. Flatten slightly.
  • 4. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until set. (Cookies will spread during baking.) cool 3 minutes; using a wide spatula, carefully remove from cookie sheet to wire rack. Cool completely.
  • 5. Spread with frosting, if desired. Decorate as desired with holiday motifs, such as a star, tree, candy cane, holly and Santa using decorating icing and garnishes. Makes about 18 (3-1/2 inch) cookies.
Ingredients sitting on a table

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